Forests Soak Up Tons Of Fossil Fuel Emissions, But Deforestation Releases Even More Than Thought

July 18, 2011 by  
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photo: Damien HR / Creative Commons Another study showing us how valuable forests are (among their myriad other values) for soaking up carbon emissions: According to the new research in Science the world’s forests absorb 1.1 billion tons of carbon each year, equal to 13% of all the emissions from burning fossil fuels…. Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Fracking Could Damage New York & Pennsylvania Tourism, Too

July 12, 2011 by  
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Another study showing how fracking is hardly an unqualified good as it’s proponents would have you believe: A new study shows that while in the short term hydraulic fracturing wells will likely have little impact on tourism, over time the increased industrialization of the landscape that comes with fracking could do serious damage to tourism….

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5 Exer-Desks That Get You in Shape While You Work

October 26, 2010 by  
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Did you know that sitting while you work could be slowly killing you?

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